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Inspirational quotes, wise sayings & poems for New Year's day brunch place cards

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Intro: Inspirational quotes, wise sayings and poems for your New Year's day brunch help you extend well-wishes to your friends and family as you celebrate the first day of 2014. Write these down for your brunch toasts or put them on place cards on the table or in greeting cards for your New Year's Day meal.

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The year 2014 has come. All the noise makers from New Year's Eve have been put away, the paper party hats tossed aside and the New Year's Eve appetizers eaten with abandon. Now, on the first day of the New Year, friends and family will meet to toast the New Year and share brunch or lunch.

About These New Year's Wishes and Quotes

These inspirational quotes, wise sayings and poems will give you food for thought that you can put on the name cards that you decorate your brunch table with. Some of these quips are in keeping with this food column thematically. Others are just nice thoughts to ponder on this New Year's Day.

Use these happy New Years quotes as liberally as you would sugar in your coffee or spices on your food. They're meant to be tasted and experienced over delicious food and drink.

Others of these, like the happy New Year poems are a bit longer, but still nice thoughts to read out loud as you pour the Champagne mimosas at your brunch table.

Finally, if you are giving your friends and family 2014 New Year's greeting cards at your brunch, these motivational and inspirational sayings and quotes are appropriate for those as well.

Inspirational Quotes and Wise Sayings for Your Brunch Place Cards

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. Henry S. Haskins

I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become. Oprah Winfrey

It's never too late to be what you might have been. George Eliot

All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. Walt Disney

Either you run the day, or the day runs you. Jim Rohn

Life is a combination of magic and pasta. Federico Fellini

First we eat. Then we do everything else. M.F.K. Fisher

The secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside. Mark Twain

Good food ends with good talk. Geoffrey Neighor, Northern Exposure, Duets, 1993

The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be. Ralph Waldo Emerson

The best revenge is massive success. Frank Sinatra

Some New Year's Poems for Your Celebrations

If you need blank place cards for your holiday meals, you can order table name cards on Amazon.

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